The Enterprise has learned on Thursday, August 8th, Vice-President Mike Pence will come to Manchester! He will visit Eastern Kentucky University where he will join Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin and Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar for a briefing on the Innovative Readiness Training (IRT) program that Governor Bevin brought to the state. The IRT program is a Department of Defense project that partners with towns across the country to provide medical care and infrastructure needs to rural and underprivileged communities. Following the briefing, the Vice-President will deliver remarks to approximately 200 attendees about the opioid crisis, and how Kentucky is responding. The event is invitation only.

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